Adult Services Supervisor

Fontana Regional Library (Macon County Library)
Location (City, State): 
Franklin, NC

The Macon County Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic, collaborative, and energetic candidate to fill the position of Adult Services Supervisor. Macon County Public Library is a member of Fontana Regional Library, a public library system with six member libraries and one bookmobile providing service in Jackson, Macon and Swain counties. The ideal candidate for the Adult Services Supervisor will be a team player who can provide library services to meet the needs of the public. If you thrive in a rapidly changing environment while maintaining a friendly and helpful attitude, this may be the job for you.

QUALIFICATIONS required for the Adult Services Supervisor include an Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience, with a Bachelor’s degree preferred. Two years’ library experience and two years’ customer service experience are required. At least one year’s supervisory experience is strongly preferred. The successful candidate should have a commitment to quality customer service with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. A thorough knowledge of current reading trends and interests of diverse populations is needed. Proficiency in using a variety of technology is required. Strong leadership and coaching skills are a must.

RESPONSIBILITIES for the Adult Services Supervisor include supervising and training adult services staff, overseeing and participating in daily operations at the Reference Desk, assisting patrons in the use of library services, facilities, and equipment, and interpreting library policies for patrons. The Adult Services Supervisor is responsible for the planning, delivery, and promotion of programs, activities, and displays. This position is responsible for developing and managing adult library collections to maximize access and use. The Adult Services Supervisor works cooperatively with staff throughout Fontana Regional Library to plan, implement, and evaluate long and short-term goals and objectives.

The Adult Services Supervisor is a full time position of 40 hours per week with evening and weekend work required. Salary range is $29,000-$31,000 annually accompanied by a generous benefits package. The position is available May 16, 2018.

For more information, contact Karen Wallace, Director, at kwallace [at] fontanalib [dot] org Or call 828-524-3600.

How to Apply: 

To apply, please submit the application found at Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.